Foremost Champion Co., Ltd. is a family-owned business that has been at the forefront of the vegan leather industry for over 35 years. The company’s main export markets include the United States, Australia, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Swiss, Canada, and Vietnam.
The core values of ecological environment protection and respect for nature have led them to develop innovative technology to reduce the negative impact of the leather industry on the environment. They are also a qualified supplier approved by PETA, demonstrating their commitment to protecting animals from cruel killing.
NUPELLE® offers a wide variety of vegan leathers. In addition to eco-friendly polyurethane, they are especially proud of their innovative, sustainable vegan leather made from unconventional raw materials, such as pineapple leaves and other fruit wastes, industrial scraps, and recycled plastic.
The main product, PANEX®, is a pineapple-based upcycling leather that has been designed to offer a new sustainable option for the fashion industry. PANEX® is partially biodegradable, eco-friendly, non-toxic, zero waste, washable, and water-resistant. It contains up to 60 per cent pineapple content and incorporates eco-friendly resins to enhance its durability and overcome the limitations of bio-based materials.
In order to further implement sustainable management, the Plastics Industry Development Center (PIDC), funded by Taiwan government and plastics industry, provided guidance to Foremost Champion Co., Ltd. in establishing the concept of ISO14067 product carbon footprint, helping measure greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from a product across its lifecycle, and conducting internal education and training, and provided guidance in obtaining the Global Recycled Standard (GRS) certification.
Foremost Champion Co., Ltd. invites everyone to embrace sustainability with their pineapple leather solution that doesn’t compromise on quality or performance. Visit their website at https://www.foremostleather.com/ to learn more about their products and sustainability efforts.